2916 Sennebec Road, Appleton, Maine  04862       207-785-5656

Book Sales
Peruse our ongoing Book Sale tables.  Our selection is ever changing.  Prices for the new and gently used books are: $2-hard cover, $1-paperback, and 50¢ for small books. This remains our most frequent and consistent fundraising event.
Please consider donating new books or gently used books to our collection and Book Sales table.  Drop off your donation at our Circulation Desk.  We will provide a donation receipt upon request.

Our Mission
The Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library provides free library services for all members of our community, offering print and non-print materials, computer access, literary programs for children and adults, and facilities for educational, charitable, cultural and artistic endeavors thereby encouraging a love of reading and learning for all.

News & Events

  • Free access to Ancestry.com
  • Collection of 10,000+ items
  • Maine Collection
  • Camden Conference Collections
  • InterLibrary Loan (ILL)
  • Growing collection of periodicals
  • Children’s story hour
  • Summer reading program
  • DVDs, CDS and VHS tapes
  • Audiobooks
  • eBook & Audio Download
  • Activity Packs
  • American Girl doll and accessories
  • Telescope
  • Kindle
  • Public Computers, printer and copier
  • Seed catalogue
  • Appliance Electricity Monitors
  • Community Meeting Room for events
  • Community & Children’s Gardens
  • Community Jigsaw puzzle

Mildred Stevens Williams

Memorial Library

2916 Sennebec Road 

Appleton, ME  04862     


Special Announcements


Tue:   12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wed:   3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Thur: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

       &  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sat:   10:00 am - 1:00 pm

 ~Please complete a brief survey to help us continue to improve our library and earn

a free book from our sale table as a thank you! ~

Help support Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library!

Get Involved

Volunteer Staff

The Appleton Library relies on regular volunteer staff to ensure we are open twenty-one hours a week, including two evenings.  Without the support of our committed volunteers, this vital community resource could not continue. 

Please consider volunteering for a shift or portion of a shift.  Ask our staff or give us a call at 207-785-5656.

Gifts to the Library

The Appleton Library is primarily financed by contributions, grants, and special events, with some funding from the Town of Appleton. Please consider donating to Appleton Library, a 501(c)3 entity, All donations are tax deductible.

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January 2019 Events

​​Tuesdays, January 8, 15, 22 & 29, 6:00 - 7:00 pm: Gentle Yoga Flow with Kyla. Every Tuesday evening, Kyla Cech will offer yoga classes in our meeting room as part of MaineHealth's Journey to Health program. Register here - $52 for 8 weeks.

Thursdays, January 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31, 6–8 pm: Tech Assist.  Every Thursday evening, we will be available to assist with basic computer questions and trouble shoot Microsoft and Google issues.

Thursday, January 10, 6–8 pm: Family Game Night.  
Bring your family and friends to enjoy fun games on the 2nd Thursday each month!  Feel free to bring a favorite game to share.

Saturday, January 19, Souper Supper & Cake auction at AVS. 

Thursday, January 24, 6:00 - 7:00 pm: Third Thursday Talk: Community Discussion.
Come share your thoughts on what you want from the library and the town; provide input toward a strategic plan for the library. 

Saturdays, 10:30 am: Storytime​ for children of any age!

Library Services

The Appleton Library proudly offers a large variety of books, movies, audiobooks, and reference materials for Adults, Juniors, and Young Children.  

*New* - request Interlibrary Loan online!

We offer: